All for strings is a comprehensive three-volume method surrounded by a wealth
of supplementary materials for teaching and performance. This complete
curriculum covers virtually every aspect of beginning through intermediate
string study, emphasizing technical skills, rhythmic understanding, and
quality musical experiences. Many of the National Standards for Music
Education can be easily implemented into the classroom setting with the varied
components All for Strings has to offer.
Book 1 provides a well-rounded course of study for all beginning string
students. It begins with “Starting by Rote” and “Startingby Note” approaches
to music reading. Photos, diagrams, and logos integrated throughout the book
reinforce all new concepts introduced. Carefully selected and composed
technical materials and musical selections provide excellentopportunities for
learning and growth. Rhythm exercises and theory games are also provided, as
well as duets, trios, and ensembles.